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View Qualification : VTCT Level 1 Certificate in Beauty Therapy (QCF)

Qualification
Qualification Number
600/1655/3
Title
VTCT Level 1 Certificate in Beauty Therapy (QCF)
Awarding Organisation
Fees Price List Url
Qualification Type
QCF
Qualification Sub Type
None
Qualification Level
Level 1
Qualification Sub Level
None
EQF Level
Level 2
Regulation Start Date
01-Apr-2011
Operational Start Date
01-Jun-2011
Operational End Date
Certification End Date
Offered In England
Yes
Offered In Wales
Yes
Offered In Northern Ireland
Yes
Assessment Language In English
Yes
Assessment Language In Welsh
Yes
Assessment Language In Irish
Yes
SSA
7.3 Service Enterprises
Purpose
B. Prepare for further learning or training and/or develop knowledge and/or skills in a subject area
Sub Purpose
B2. Develop knowledge and/or skills in a subject area
Total Credits
23
Min Credits at/above Level
20
Minimum Guided Learning Hours
208
Maximum Guided Learning Hours
216
Diploma Guided Learning Hours
208
Barring Classification Code
ZZZZ
Overall Grading Type
Pass
Assessment Methods
Portfolio of Evidence, Practical Demonstration/Assignment
Exemptions

None

Structure Requirements
The Level 1 Certificate in Beauty Therapy (QCF) is made up of 7 mandatory units, totalling 20 credits, plus a minimum of 1 optional unit, totalling a minimum of 3 credits. The total credit value for this qualifications is 23.
The awarding organisation states that this qualification is appropriate for use in the following age ranges.
Age Ranges
Pre-16 : Yes; 16-18 : Yes; 18+ : No; 19+ : Yes
Further information
This does not imply that eligibility for funding has been agreed for these age ranges.
For further information on the funding of 14-19 qualifications offered in England, please refer to the DFE Section 96 website.
For further information on the funding of 19+ qualifications offered in England, please refer to the SFA website.
For further information on funding in Wales, visit the DAQW website.
For further information on funding in Northern Ireland, visit the DELNI and DENI website.
When undertaking a qualification that does not appear on the governments' lists as eligible for funding for specific age ranges, users must be aware of the legal requirements around activities undertaken by learners of specific ages.
Compound Group
BT
Label
BT
Name
Beauty Therapy
Group Requirements
This qualification is made up of 7 mandatory units, totalling 20 credits, plus a minimum of 1 optional unit, totalling a minimum of 3 credits.
Minimum Credit Value
23
Maximum Credit Value
Minimum Subcomponents
2
Maximum Subcomponents
2
Mandatory Within Group
Yes
Pathway Reference
Unit Group
M
Label
M
Name
Mandatory Group
Group Requirements
All 7 mandatory units, totalling 20 credits, must be achieved.
Minimum Credit Value
20
Maximum Credit Value
20
Minimum Subcomponents
7
Maximum Subcomponents
7
Mandatory Within Group
Yes
Linked Unit
Follow health and safety in the salon
Linked Reference Number
Not Set
Unit
Unit Reference Number
Title
Follow health and safety in the salon
Organisation Name
Education & Media Services Ltd trading as ITEC
Unit Level
Level 1
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
22
Unit Credit Value
3
Linked Unit
Introduction to the Hair and Beauty Sector
Linked Reference Number
Not Set
Unit
Unit Reference Number
Title
Introduction to the Hair and Beauty Sector
Organisation Name
VTCT
Unit Level
Level 1
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
25
Unit Credit Value
3
Linked Unit
Providing basic manicure treatment
Linked Reference Number
Not Set
Unit
Unit Reference Number
Title
Providing basic manicure treatment
Organisation Name
City and Guilds of London Institute
Unit Level
Level 1
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
30
Unit Credit Value
3
Linked Unit
Providing Basic Pedicure Treatment
Linked Reference Number
Not Set
Unit
Unit Reference Number
Title
Providing Basic Pedicure Treatment
Organisation Name
City and Guilds of London Institute
Unit Level
Level 1
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
30
Unit Credit Value
3
Linked Unit
Working with others in the hair and beauty sector
Linked Reference Number
Not Set
Unit
Unit Reference Number
Title
Working with others in the hair and beauty sector
Organisation Name
Education & Media Services Ltd trading as ITEC
Unit Level
Level 1
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
19
Unit Credit Value
2
Linked Unit
Skin care
Linked Reference Number
Not Set
Unit
Unit Reference Number
Title
Skin care
Organisation Name
Education & Media Services Ltd trading as ITEC
Unit Level
Entry Level
Unit Sub Level
Entry 3
Guided Learning Hours
30
Unit Credit Value
3
Linked Unit
Basic Make-up Application
Linked Reference Number
Not Set
Unit
Unit Reference Number
Title
Basic Make-up Application
Organisation Name
City and Guilds of London Institute
Unit Level
Level 1
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
30
Unit Credit Value
3
Unit Group
O
Label
O
Name
Optional Group
Group Requirements
A minimum of 1 optional unit, totalling a minimum of 3 credits, must be achieved.
Minimum Credit Value
3
Maximum Credit Value
Minimum Subcomponents
1
Maximum Subcomponents
Mandatory Within Group
No
Linked Unit
Themed Face Painting
Linked Reference Number
Not Set
Unit
Unit Reference Number
Title
Themed Face Painting
Organisation Name
VTCT
Unit Level
Level 1
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
30
Unit Credit Value
3
Linked Unit
The Art of Photographic Make-Up
Linked Reference Number
Not Set
Unit
Unit Reference Number
Title
The Art of Photographic Make-Up
Organisation Name
City and Guilds of London Institute
Unit Level
Level 2
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
30
Unit Credit Value
5
Linked Unit
Nail Art Application
Linked Reference Number
Not Set
Unit
Unit Reference Number
Title
Nail Art Application
Organisation Name
Education & Media Services Ltd trading as ITEC
Unit Level
Level 1
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
30
Unit Credit Value
3
Linked Unit
Presenting a Professional Image in a Salon
Linked Reference Number
Not Set
Unit
Unit Reference Number
Title
Presenting a Professional Image in a Salon
Organisation Name
VTCT
Unit Level
Level 1
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
25
Unit Credit Value
3
Linked Unit
Salon reception duties
Linked Reference Number
Not Set
Unit
Unit Reference Number
Title
Salon reception duties
Organisation Name
Education & Media Services Ltd trading as ITEC
Unit Level
Level 1
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
22
Unit Credit Value
3
Barred Units
There are no barred units to display.
Qualification Objectives
ObjectiveResponse
GCSEs prioritised to measure school and/or teacher performanceNot Set
Other GCSEsNot Set
Other level 1, 2 and1/2 qualifications used to indicate learners' attainment on completion of compulsory schooling and included in measures of school and/or teacher performanceNot Set
GCEs and ASNot Set
Other level 3 qualifications designed to demonstrate eligibility for progression to higher education and/or used to measure school or college performanceNot Set
ESOL qualifications that are required for citizenshipNot Set
Qualifications that indicate an individual can undertake a specific role in the workplace and that may be relied upon by employersNot Set
Qualifications that an individual is required by law to have gained in order to undertake a specific roleNot Set
Qualifications taken primarily for growth and enjoymentNot Set
Qualifications that are designed to meet the needs of a named employer or other organisationNot Set
Qualifications that are included within apprenticeships frameworks, including functional skillsNot Set
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